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by Dutch Roll
Sun Jul 06, 2008 11:59 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: cityjet apptitude test for mechanics
Replies: 9
Views: 3001

believe me buzz the clumsy and stupid still get through some tests !!!! relaxing is the best way,i wouldnt even bother preparing as it could put you off i did one a few years back and it was like basic reading ie a technical paragraphs about a thermostat or valve or something and then the question o...
by Dutch Roll
Wed Jul 02, 2008 8:57 am
Forum: Photos & Videos
Topic: EINN Spotting Trip ( 5/2/08 )
Replies: 1
Views: 1547

good to see the wing tip red nav light is still working on the norweigian air! :lol:
by Dutch Roll
Fri Jun 13, 2008 4:12 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: How do I become a certified aircraft mechanic?
Replies: 3
Views: 6769

theres quite a few different ratings/categories/subcategories. if your going down the route i would suggest B2 license which is avionics,much better if electrics floats your boat,cleaner than mechs,you get to take more breaks by pretending to do stuff in the cockpit!! Your over qualified and i would...
by Dutch Roll
Mon May 12, 2008 5:02 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Airshows in the UK 2008
Replies: 13
Views: 3067

Farnborough is on as well this year,thats definitely worth considering,myself and michael747 went there 2 years ago.
by Dutch Roll
Fri Feb 29, 2008 10:25 am
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: EASA exams
Replies: 6
Views: 1794

indeed,hows tricks.same old crap below anyway!!!
by Dutch Roll
Fri Feb 22, 2008 3:18 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Crash at Heathrow
Replies: 42
Views: 8939

dgv,to further on the RAT,on the a320 it powers blue system hydraulics and i think it gives the AC and DC ESSENTIAL busbars power, just trying to refresh but im sure all the flt controls on the A320 series have the blue hydraulics as the backup,the RAT spins at about 5000rpm (during ground testing u...
by Dutch Roll
Fri Feb 15, 2008 7:04 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: EASA exams
Replies: 6
Views: 1794

flanders,am i correct in believing i was drinking pints with you a few weeks ago?? in an un-named co.kildare location at a 21st?? oh and also maybe the shannon shites??
by Dutch Roll
Sat Feb 09, 2008 6:33 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Cork Radar Control
Replies: 6
Views: 3615

Cork Radar Control

when is this being moved to be controlled from dublin?? following Shannon approach which i think is up there about a year,can anyone confirm this??
anyone also see the new SID/STARS for cork??
by Dutch Roll
Sat Feb 09, 2008 6:04 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Links to Aviation Websites ???
Replies: 13
Views: 4235

by Dutch Roll
Fri Feb 08, 2008 7:33 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: EASA exams
Replies: 6
Views: 1794

you cant just go to DIT and do them,i think you have to be employed by a company,i think it might be the same story at shannon aerospace.do them in carlow??? they will re-run them at some stage.
by Dutch Roll
Fri Feb 08, 2008 7:26 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Air France Cargo leaving Shannon?
Replies: 4
Views: 2835

oh poor shannon,lets complain about job losses and have a protest.Theres always another 747 there on wednesdays full of cargo,just use them.
by Dutch Roll
Sun Jan 20, 2008 2:35 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Google Earth Heads Up!
Replies: 13
Views: 3255

http://bbs.keyhole.com/ubb/download.php?Number=467932

this has all waypoints etc,i recommend just choosing ireland at first,i find it a bit annoying the pink colour over the whole airspace area so if anyone can help me turn it off it would be appreciated!!
by Dutch Roll
Tue Jan 01, 2008 1:23 pm
Forum: International Aviation
Topic: How To Marshall Jets!
Replies: 3
Views: 1663

i spy with my little eye.................
by Dutch Roll
Wed Dec 26, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: International Aviation
Topic: How To Marshall Jets!
Replies: 3
Views: 1663

by Dutch Roll
Mon Dec 24, 2007 4:47 pm
Forum: International Aviation
Topic: Control yoke or Control column??
Replies: 7
Views: 2660

operating in air-no.putting feet up & pressing buttons-yes